David Baker; Secretary
David Baker, a native of Virginia, currently resides in Gilbert, AZ with his wife (a registered nurse) of 40 years. They have two daughters, one a nurse and the other a pharmaceutical representative. Both daughters are married and reside in Chicago, IL. They are further blessed with two granddaughters. David received his undergraduate degree from Lincoln Memorial University and a Master’s Degree in Social Work from the University of Tennessee. David spent 41 years in the healthcare field before retiring in April of 2014. Most recently, he was the CEO of Home Care/Hospice of Banner Health System.
Prior to that, David served as the Regional Executive Director at St. John Home Care and Genesys Home Care in Detroit, Mich. and as the Manager of Consulting for Ernst & Young in Chicago, IL. Since retiring, he has been focused on finding opportunities to give back by helping others who are in need. In addition to his role with Steps of Love, David volunteers as a business development leader for a community clinic serving migrants and uninsured in Chandler, AZ and is working as a mentor for entrepreneurs developing start-up health care non-profit businesses in South Carolina and Texas.